Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops

Go Back   Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops > InsideHoops Main Basketball Forums > NBA Forum

NBA Forum NBA Message Board - NBA Fan Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-12-2012, 03:26 AM   #61
Callystarr
Wuddup Doe
 
Callystarr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: New York City
Posts: 286
Callystarr has no real reputation yet.
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

This is a big pickup...

Being in NY...D'antoni...didn't have support especially when Melo saw his spot light was being stole by Lin...
Callystarr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:26 AM   #62
kennethgriffin
NBA sixth man of the year
 
kennethgriffin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 7,763
kennethgriffin posts stuff that is definitely making some people angrykennethgriffin posts stuff that is definitely making some people angrykennethgriffin posts stuff that is definitely making some people angry
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by KOBE143
Defense wins championship and we hired Mike D'Antoni..


defense is about effort. not so much x's and o's
kennethgriffin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:26 AM   #63
joshwake
Local High School Star
 
joshwake's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 1,594
joshwake is starting to rub some people the wrong way
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

as a laker hater, this just keeps getting better and better.
joshwake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:28 AM   #64
chazzy
3-time NBA All-Star
 
chazzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: LA
Posts: 10,445
chazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginablechazzy is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginable
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by The-Legend-24
Dude would get to coach a team with Kobe, D12, Pau, and Nash. What more do you want?
Physically and emotionally taxing to go from the retired life back into the fast paced NBA life at his age. I expected him to ask for a lot but I figured Buss would cave.
chazzy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:28 AM   #65
Clippersfan86
Banned
 
Clippersfan86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 23,737
Clippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation here
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by chazzy
Knicks were the 5th best defensive team last year. D'Antoni's teams typically never had proper defensive personnel. Made a huge jump when they acquired Chandler

Bingo. I once said Suns played no D as well till I did more research. I think Lakers will be top offense and top 7 defense which is plenty to win a title if healthy. First year of 3 peat did you guys know Lakers were 21st ranked defense under Phil?
Clippersfan86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:28 AM   #66
Y2Gezee
Troll spotting pro
 
Y2Gezee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: In hell when Im on ISH
Posts: 4,616
Y2Gezee is a pretty well-respected posterY2Gezee is a pretty well-respected posterY2Gezee is a pretty well-respected poster
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Kobe doesn't even fit well into the Olympic team's offense...LOL


But the more I think about it, the more I see the benefit of this signing. But i think the years are too long. This is a total experiment.

But D'antoni's offense is something that these guys can learn and play themselves into during the season. Kobe/Dwight/and of course Nash have experience playing in it. And guys like Artest Jamison/Pau are just going to be shooters.

Wonder if D'antoni will just try to prevent Kobe from posting and playing Iso, as he tried to do in favor of Jeremy Lin? The guy really struggles to adjust to his players, and Kobe is a malcontent

Last edited by Y2Gezee : 11-12-2012 at 03:31 AM.
Y2Gezee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:28 AM   #67
livingby3's
Suns Ignite The Future
 
livingby3's's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 1,297
livingby3's has a terrific reputationlivingby3's has a terrific reputationlivingby3's has a terrific reputationlivingby3's has a terrific reputationlivingby3's has a terrific reputationlivingby3's has a terrific reputation
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Not sure if this is really good or bad news, but Mike will love playing Meeks, Jamison while cutting minutes from MWP.
livingby3's is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:29 AM   #68
Toizumi
veteran savvy
 
Toizumi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 4,463
Toizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterToizumi is considered a brilliant InsideHoops poster
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

It's not the ideal signing, but it'll do wonders for their offense.

If it all comes together, they'll be the no.1 contender by the end of the season.
Nash running the floor and playing the pick and roll with Dwight and Pau, with Kobe on the wings? Crazy.
Don't forget that those fun Suns teams that were poor defensively, had some great defensive players (Bell and Marion) that knew their role in the offense. If Artest doesn't shoot corner threes all day and focusses on defense, this team can be great. The Suns biggest issue back then was their post defense, but with Howard and Gasol, they have two smart defensive players who can lock down the paint. I wouldn't be surprised if this team wins it all.
Toizumi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:29 AM   #69
Meticode
Cavaliers Fan 1997
 
Meticode's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 31,235
Meticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginableMeticode is the Michael Jordan of posters with the best reputation imaginable
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by chazzy
Knicks were the 5th best defensive team last year. D'Antoni's teams typically never had proper defensive personnel. Made a huge jump when they acquired Chandler
I'll just cut it short. It's not going to work out. They won't win it this year.
Meticode is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:30 AM   #70
PyrrhusX
GOATbrook >>>
 
PyrrhusX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 1,856
PyrrhusX has an OK reputation so far
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by Clippersfan86
6onna laugh at all the people on here clowning when the Lakers are running their teams off the floor by 40. This is the one guy I felt was capable of making this team hit their offensive potential. They are going to be unguardable.

I seriously dont think the lakers will be blowing teams out by 40+ consistantly if at all. People are clowning based on what we have seen recently of the guy in NY. If he makes the Lakers into a powerhouse a few months from now, then great (for lakers fan really), but its no use overreacting again and again and again when the lakers make a move.

Cant see the lakers winning this year atm, rather they would have to gel coherently.
PyrrhusX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:30 AM   #71
Noof
Local High School Star
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,690
Noof is considered somewhat coolNoof is considered somewhat cool
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

God dammit. We hired last year's Mike Brown.
Noof is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:32 AM   #72
Clippersfan86
Banned
 
Clippersfan86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 23,737
Clippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation hereClippersfan86 has a near all-star reputation here
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by Meticode
I'll just cut it short. It's not going to work out. They won't win it this year.

I'll cut it short for you. Nothing is guaranteed in pro sports but they have a great shot now and could be favored and at worst expected to come out of the west. Mike Brown was tempering that but Mike is going to free this team.
Clippersfan86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:32 AM   #73
no pun intended
Mozart Basketball
 
no pun intended's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 6,654
no pun intended has an incredible reputation hereno pun intended has an incredible reputation hereno pun intended has an incredible reputation hereno pun intended has an incredible reputation hereno pun intended has an incredible reputation hereno pun intended has an incredible reputation hereno pun intended has an incredible reputation here
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Hopefully, this jumpstarts our 3-pt shooting, especially for Jamison who's having a terrible start.
no pun intended is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:32 AM   #74
Callystarr
Wuddup Doe
 
Callystarr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: New York City
Posts: 286
Callystarr has no real reputation yet.
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

Quote:
Originally Posted by Toizumi
It's not the ideal signing, but it'll do wonders for their offense.

If it all comes together, they'll be the no.1 contender by the end of the season.
Nash running the floor and playing the pick and roll with Dwight and Pau, with Kobe on the wings? Crazy.
Don't forget that those fun Suns teams that were poor defensively, had some great defensive players (Bell and Marion) that knew their role in the offense. If Artest doesn't shoot corner threes all day and focusses on defense, this team can be great. The Suns biggest issue back then was their post defense, but with Howard and Gasol, they have two smart defensive players who can lock down the paint. I wouldn't be surprised if this team wins it all.

I hate the Lakers with a passion...but if D'antoni unleashes their offensive power...and with his 2 big men...this team will be something special.

That is one thing that D'Antoni hasn't been able to have...solid younger athletic men in the middle.

I'm excited to see this..
Callystarr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 03:32 AM   #75
d.bball.guy
Heat fan since 2014
 
d.bball.guy's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 7,464
d.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterd.bball.guy is considered a brilliant InsideHoops poster
Default Re: Mike D'Antoni signs a four-year deal with the Lakers

I agree about the Suns weakness being the inside defense. Dwight himself would cancel out that weakness. I also agree about him not being the ideal coach but it's a good deal for a plan B.
d.bball.guy is offline   Reply With Quote
This NBA Basketball News Website Sponsored by:
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:06 PM.




NBA Basketball Forum Key Links:
InsideHoops Home
NBA Rumors
Basketball Blog
NBA Daily Recaps
NBA Videos
Fantasy Basketball
NBA Mock Draft
NBA Free Agents
All-Star Weekend
---
High School Basketball
Streetball
---
InsideHoops Twitter
Search Our Site















Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Terms of Use/Service | Privacy Policy